Tag: tenants and workers united

ARISE calls for more money, affordable housing in budget talk

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] City Council’s public hearing on Saturday was full of action, as a packed Council chambers had attendees pushing for additional...

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: Tenants and Workers United

Historic Alexandria celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15. Tenants and Workers United is dedicated to improving the quality of life...

Your Views: Private scheming was anti-police

To the editor: In our Dec. 9, 2021, letter “Public debate, private scheming,” we noted that a Freedom of Information Act request had revealed that...

Your Views: Police Review Board is the right step

To the editor: As a longtime resident of Alexandria and the lead organizer at Tenants and Workers United, I write to commend the Alexandria...

Tenants and Workers United holds bilingual candidate forum

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The 15 candidates running for City Council will gather tonight for a bilingual forum held by Tenants and Workers United...

School board keeps police in schools

By Lindsey Sullivan | [email protected] At its Oct. 29 meeting, the Alexandria School Board voted 6-3 to approve a revised memorandum of understanding with the...

Your Views: Broad support for ending SRO program

To the editor: I am writing about the article, “School board considers removing APD from schools,” in the Oct. 22 Alexandria Times. This article was...

School board considers removing APD from schools

By Lindsey Sullivan | [email protected] The Alexandria School Board began conducting its bi-annual review of the memorandum of understanding between Alexandria City Public Schools and...

ACPS reopening raises equity concerns

By Olivia Tucker | [email protected] Alexandria City Public Schools will begin the fall quarter remotely — a decision that has garnered praise from public-health experts...

Southern Towers tenants protest evictions

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Protesters gathered outside of the Alexandria City Courthouse on Wednesday to protest a wave of eviction notices being filed by...